Gulf Times - tunnels
Footage shows 6-metre snow tunnel on road in French Alps

Footage shows 6-metre snow tunnel on road in French Alps

Avalanches and record snow fall in the French Alps have buried some roads, leading to the creation of treacherous ice tunnels which drivers have to navigate on their way up or down the mountains.

1mn vehicles entered Pearl in October, says UDC

1mn vehicles entered Pearl in October, says UDC

The number of vehicles entering the island is tracked through technologically-advanced monitoring devices installed at its entrance.

Congestion to ease as tunnels at Pearl Interchange open

Congestion to ease as tunnels at Pearl Interchange open

Ashghal president and senior engineer Saad bin Ahmad al-Muhannadi hoped the tunnels would go a long way in considerably helping to reduce the traffic congestion.

Hamas denies it built tunnel under UN schools in Gaza

Hamas denies it built tunnel under UN schools in Gaza

Palestinian movement Hamas has denied that it or any other militant group built a tunnel under two UN schools in Gaza after its discovery drew a strong UN protest.

IS turns to tunnels in last stand for Iraqi town

IS turns to tunnels in last stand for Iraqi town

Iraqi Kurdish forces came under heavy fire from a salmon-coloured house on the edge of the Islamic State group-held town of Bashiqa, but when they stormed it, it was empty.

Hamas ready for fresh conflict with Israel: Gaza chief

Hamas ready for fresh conflict with Israel: Gaza chief

Hamas is ready for a new confrontation with Israel thanks in part to the reconstruction of tunnels to fight the Jewish state, the Palestinian movement's Gaza chief said on Friday.